Average Weather in February in Minnedosa Canada
Daily high temperatures increase by 8°F, from 13°F to 21°F, rarely falling below -7°F or exceeding 37°F.
Daily low temperatures increase by 8°F, from -5°F to 3°F, rarely falling below -27°F or exceeding 23°F.
For reference, on July 27, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Minnedosa typically range from 53°F to 76°F, while on January 12, the coldest day of the year, they range from -7°F to 10°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in February
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on February. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in February
The month of February in Minnedosa experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 63% throughout the month. The highest chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 64% on February 21.
The clearest day of the month is February 1, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 39% of the time.
For reference, on February 21, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 64%, while on July 30, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 72%.
Cloud Cover Categories in February
0% clear 20% mostly clear 40% partly cloudy 60% mostly cloudy 80% overcast 100%
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. In Minnedosa, the chance of a wet day over the course of February is essentially constant, remaining around 7% throughout.
For reference, the year's highest daily chance of a wet day is 34% on June 28, and its lowest chance is 6% on February 10.
Probability of Precipitation in February
The average sliding 31-day rainfall during February in Minnedosa is essentially constant, remaining about 0.0 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.2 inches or falling below -0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall in February
We report snowfall in liquid-equivalent terms. The actual depth of new snowfall is typically between 5 and 10 times the liquid-equivalent amount, assuming the ground is frozen. As with rainfall, we consider the liquid-equivalent snowfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day.
The average sliding 31-day liquid-equivalent snowfall during February in Minnedosa is essentially constant, remaining about 0.3 inches throughout, and rarely exceeding 0.9 inches or falling to 0.0 inches.
The lowest average 31-day liquid-equivalent accumulation is 0.3 inches on February 2.
Average Monthly Liquid-Equivalent Snowfall in February
Over the course of February in Minnedosa, the length of the day is rapidly increasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day increases by 1 hour, 35 minutes, implying an average daily increase of 3 minutes, 32 seconds, and weekly increase of 24 minutes, 45 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is February 1, with 9 hours, 21 minutes of daylight and the longest day is February 28, with 10 hours, 56 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in February
The latest sunrise of the month in Minnedosa is 8:12 AM on February 1 and the earliest sunrise is 49 minutes earlier at 7:24 AM on February 28.
The earliest sunset is 5:33 PM on February 1 and the latest sunset is 47 minutes later at 6:20 PM on February 28.
Daylight saving time is observed in Minnedosa during 2021, but it neither starts nor ends during February, so the entire month is in standard time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:28 AM and sets 16 hours, 25 minutes later, at 9:53 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 8:36 AM and sets 8 hours, 2 minutes later, at 4:38 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time in February
The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for February 2021. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the colored areas indicate when the moon is above the horizon. The vertical gray bars (new Moons) and blue bars (full Moons) indicate key Moon phases. The label associated with each bar indicates the date and time that the phase is obtained, and the companion time labels indicate the rise and set times of the Moon for the nearest time interval in which the moon is above the horizon.
Moon Rise, Set & Phases in February
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Minnedosa is essentially constant during February, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on July 20, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 6% of the time, while on October 7, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in February
dry 55°F comfortable 60°F humid 65°F muggy 70°F oppressive 75°F miserable
The average hourly wind speed in Minnedosa is essentially constant during February, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 10.8 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on March 31, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 11.2 miles per hour, while on July 22, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 8.4 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in February
The hourly average wind direction in Minnedosa throughout February is predominantly from the west, with a peak proportion of 41% on February 1.
Wind Direction in February
The growing season in Minnedosa typically lasts for 3.8 months (117 days), from around May 23 to around September 17, rarely starting before May 6 or after June 9, and rarely ending before August 31 or after October 3.
The month of February in Minnedosa is reliably fully outside of the growing season.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season in February
The average accumulated growing degree days in Minnedosa are essentially constant during February, remaining around 0°F throughout.
Growing Degree Days in February
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Minnedosa is increasing during February, rising by 1.1 kWh, from 1.8 kWh to 2.8 kWh, over the course of the month.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in February
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Minnedosa are 50.245 deg latitude, -99.844 deg longitude, and 1,686 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Minnedosa contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 282 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 1,772 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (630 feet). Within 50 miles contains significant variations in elevation (1,621 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Minnedosa is covered by cropland (51%) and grassland (33%), within 10 miles by cropland (79%) and grassland (16%), and within 50 miles by cropland (61%) and trees (21%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Minnedosa, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 4 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Minnedosa.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Minnedosa according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Minnedosa is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Minnedosa and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Brandon Municipal Airport (34%, 37 kilometers, south); Wasagaming, Man. (26%, 45 kilometers, north); Carberry Mcdc (21%, 52 kilometers, southeast); and Shoal Lake Airport (19%, 58 kilometers, northwest).
Time zones for airports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .